Fuels


Current fuel usage by percent

Purchased Power 6%
20,819,300 BTU / hour
6,100 Kilowatts
0.9 Tons / hour
181 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour
(Electricity purchased from MISO, the Ames power plant, and the NextEra wind farm)
Coal 45%
154,099,996 BTU / hour
45,151 Kilowatts
6.7 Tons / hour
1,340 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour
Gas 49%
166,493,503 BTU / hour
48,782 Kilowatts
7.2 Tons / hour
1,448 Gallons of gasoline / hour
$0 / hour

See usage in equivalent units:


Historical fuel use charts